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Andrew Marvell - Quotes

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But at my back I always hear Time's winged chariot hurrying near. ---->>>

Self-preservation, nature's first great law, all the creatures, except man, doth awe. ---->>>

Gather the flowers, but spare the buds. ---->>>

Had we but world enough, and time, this coyness, lady, were no crime. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: March 31, 1621
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Die: August 16, 1678
Occupation: Writer
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Andrew Marvell (; 31 March 1621 – 16 August 1678) was an English metaphysical poet, satirist and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1659 and 1678. During the Commonwealth period he was a colleague and friend of John Milton. His poems range from the love-song "To His Coy Mistress", to evocations of an aristocratic country house and garden in "Upon Appleton House" and "The Garden", the political address "An Horatian Ode upon Cromwell's Return from Ireland", and the later personal and political satires "Flecknoe" and "The Character of Holland" (wikipedia)